Madhura Kulkarni - Madhecii

Finalist of the The Lug Life Best Student Made Handbag


2016 Finalist Madhura Kulkarni Madhecii


School of Attendance
Birmingham City University, Faculty of the Arts, Design & Media, School of Fashion, Textiles & 3D Design The Parkside Building, 5 Cardigan Street Birmingham, B4 7BD

What is your major?
Accessory and Fashion Design

What inspires you?
Wearable technology, Contemporary art, Unconventional materials, Minimalism, The future.

Are your bags already in production? Where are they manufactured and how many have you sold to date?
No I have not started selling my bags yet.

What kind of technology do you use to create your bag?
Photoshop, Illustrator, AutoCad, laser cutting, Wood machinery, Coding LED matrix panel, electronics. leather sewing machine

Bag Description
The wooden emoji bag' is a bag made from unconventional material i.e wood, and is installed with technology on it. The LED panel has different emoji's coded which change after eqaul interval of time. The silhouette is inspired from the bold and strong 80's and the technology is inspired from the futurastic era of machines. Brand Name: Madhecii Concept: Man meets machine Style: Handbag Material: wood (aeroply) Electronics: 16*32 RGB dot matrix LED panel, arduino Retail price: 600$

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